April 16, 2009 RSS feed / Editorial

Secretary Gates reaffirms commitment to LCS and tanker projects

Congress Reports

Last week, Secretary of Defense Robert Gates outlined his recommendations for the fiscal year 2010 defense budget. More...

From Our Files

147 years ago "According to a calculation made by the officers of the County, there are now in the service of the country 1300 men from Clarke. We claim her as the banner county. More...

The bell cow bows out

Inside the Statehouse

The bombshell announcement by Jim Folsom, Jr. that he will opt to run for reelection as Lt. Governor, rather than make the plunge into the Governor's race, reveals a pivotal piece of the 2010 election puzzle. More...

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A. J. Pritchett

Our Opinions

Grove Hill and Clarke County lost one of its oldest and finest citizens Monday when A. J. Pritchett died. He was 90. Mr. Pritchett was a longtime Clarke County educator. More...

Quotable Quotes

Everybody gets so much information all day long that they lose their common sense. Gertrude Stein (1874 - 1946) Good manners will open doors that the best education cannot. Clarence Thomas (1948 - ) Your very silence shows you agree. More...